After being a panelist during the first World Circular Economy Forum in Finland last year, WCEF2018 saw ECOR’s returned attendance and contribution.
The Ministry of the Environment of Japan and Sitra hosted the 2nd World Circular Economy Forum in Yokohama, Japan on 22-24 October 2018. WCEF2018 presented the world’s best circular economy solutions and brought together over 1,000 key thinkers and doers from around the world.
On Tuesday 9 October 2018, the municipality of Boxtel and Noble Environmental Technologies signed an agreement for collaboration at GreenTech Park Brabant in Boxtel. By doing so, both parties commit to achieving a feasible business case for Noble Environmental Technologies. The company wants to open a production facility for ECOR® materials at GreenTech Park in the future.
EYELEVEL and ECOR recently formed a strategic partnership around their shared vision to co-create circular retail environment solutions, and the first results of the cooperation have been facilitated by Ventura, CA-based outdoor retailer and environmental champion, Patagonia.
EYELEVEL and ECOR have formed a strategic partnership around their shared vision to realize and co-create circular retail environment solutions. The announcement comes during Holland’s Circular Economy Week, a living lab of innovations and a breeding space for international partnerships.
On May 9th, in Guadalajara, the second largest city in Mexico, ECOR presented it’s circular economy insights at the conference: “Impulsando el cambio hacia una economía circular” (“Promoting the shift towards a circular economy”).
100 of the world’s front-runners in the field of Circular Economy met in Venlo on 17 April to visit ECOR Europe’s Resource & Development Center. At the Center, various recyclable and biodegradable fibers are tested and turned into plate material.
Last February and March, three of our ECOR Circular Economy Business Developer participated in Circular Mapping Week organized by the Circular Economy Club (CEC)*. Covering three different locations around the world (Singapore, Amsterdam and Mexico City) they have gained some interesting insights in the current phase of the circular economy transitions**.
Two ambitious scale-ups with two innovative technologies. Combine them together and the possibilities are infinite. “One plus one is not two in this equation but eleven.” That is what DSM-Niaga and Ecor experienced. Read below how directors Chris Reutelingsperger (Niaga) and Eric Logtens (Ecor) talk about their cooperation, market disruption, awareness around sustainability and circularity.
Royal DSM, a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials, today announces that DSM-Niaga and ECOR start a research collaboration. The collaboration will focus on developing fully recyclable and healthier alternatives for particleboard, MDF and other panel materials which can be used in industries such as building & construction, furniture, interior decoration and displays. ECOR offers technology for circular materials and has a R&D facility in Venlo, the Netherlands.
dif; 23 Nov, 2017 at 16:00 – 16:30 GMT
This session talks about outsmarting material complexity in everyday products with material science, with a glue that decouples on demand, and how that can be applied on stuff made from bio-based waste streams. It will also hint towards ideas to apply these innovations in the redesign for recycling.